RN MDS Coordinator Job Description

Cayuga Nursing and Rehabilitation Center have completed beautiful, modern renovations and are looking for quality staff. A new culture and atmosphere under new leadership. Come and be a part of something special.


Responsibilities for MDS Coordinator:

Participate in the admission process of prospective residents in terms of their nursing. needs and appropriate ICD 10 codes for Medicare recipients.

Determine potential PDPM groupers and expense associated with a potential admission.

Complete and assure the accuracy of the MDS process for all residents.

Maintain current working knowledge of Medicare criteria, serving as a resource for nursing staff and communicate changes in regulations.

Monitor Case Mix Index (CMI) scores, looking for potential risks and/or changes that may affect Medicaid reimbursement.

Facilitate problem-solving for complicated admissions.

Monitor Medicare assessment schedules and nursing documentation to ensure accuracy and timely submission.


Qualifications for MDS Coordinator:

4-years experience in MDS coordinator role or related experience.

Current and valid state nursing license.

Experience in a clinical and healthcare setting.

Deep medical terminology knowledge.

Exceptional mathematical skills and ability to apply them to tasks such as analysis of variance and sampling theory

Excellent leadership skills.

Demonstrable knowledge of state and federal regulations.

Superb decision-making skills.

Proficiency in MDS 3.0, PDPM.

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Cayuga Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

1229 Trumansburg Rd.

Ithaca, NY 14850

P (607) 273-8072

F (607) 273-0373